Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Mendocino 780-nm Fiber Laser
Mar 2011
Calmar LaserRequest Info
SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 4, 2011 — Calmar Laser Inc. has added a high-power 780-nm femtosecond fiber laser to its Mendocino family.

The Mendocino model FPL-05RFF0 offers >500 mW of output power and a pulse width of 150 fs in an ultracompact laser pointer-style package measuring 3 × 3 × 13.5 cm. It produces a 50-MHz train of femtosecond pulses that have a near pedestal-free shape and good pulse-to-pulse stability. The output beam has roundness better than 90% and M2 < 1.1, enabling optimal spatial resolution when used in conjunction with microscope systems. The laser is air-cooled and does not require a chiller.

Pulse energy is up to 10 nJ, and pulse widths are down to 0.15 ps. The second-harmonic-generation passively mode-locked laser operates in the C-band and offers linearly polarized and radio-frequency synchronization output, and low timing jitter of 60 fs. Spectral width is ~10 nm, and operating temperature is from 15 to 35 °C. Front panel control knobs enable adjustment of output power.

Designed for OEM and scientific biophotonics applications, the turnkey device is nearly 300 times smaller than comparable-power femtosecond Ti:sapphire laser systems, according to the company. The all-fiber architecture provides enhanced reliability, improved stability and reduced cost of ownership. The compact head facilitates integration into microscope systems and bioinstrumentation.

Applications include multiphoton microscopy, biomedical imaging, nonlinear materials characterization, terahertz radiation, micromachining, optical metrology and free-space communication.


* Message:
(requirements, questions for supplier)
Your contact information
* First Name:
* Last Name:
* Email Address:
* Company:
Address 2:
Postal Code:
* Country:
Phone #:
Fax #:

Register or login to auto-populate this form:
Login Register
* Required
Americasbiomedical imagingBiophotonicsC-bandCaliforniaCalmar LaserFemtosecond pulsesfiber lasersfiber opticsfree-space communicationlaser pointer stylelaserslinearly polarizedMendocino FPL-05RFF0metrologymicromachiningMicroscopymultiphoton microscopynonlinear materials characterizationOEMoptical metrologypassively mode-lockedProductsradio-frequency synchronizationsecond-harmonic generationSHGterahertz radiationturnkey

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
Are you interested in this product?
If you'd like Calmar Laser to reach out to you with more information about this product, please supply your email and they will contact you.

Email Address:
Stop showing me this for the remainder of my visit